The William & Mary Libraries Student Scholarship 2019

William & Mary Libraries is pleased to offer a scholarship of up to $1,000 to a William & Mary student who is interested in attending an educational library-related program or seeking a library-related unpaid internship.  

Scholarship recipients may use the funds to pay for items such as fees, housing, travel, etc.

Examples of programs that are eligible for scholarships are:

Requirements for Scholarship Consideration

  • Currently enrolled student at William & Mary
  • Student must be in good standing
  • GPA at least 3.0.
  • 500-800 word essay on the topic: “What is your dream about the future of libraries and how does this program help you pursue that dream?”
  • Proof of application or acceptance into chosen program. Funds will be dispersed before start date.
  • Presentation to library leadership board or library staff about experience upon completion of program.
  • Recipient must also write a blog post about his/her experience for the libraries’ blog.
  • Program must be completed before graduation.

How to Apply

Please apply online where you can upload PDF files of your essay, transcript and proof of application or acceptance. Please contact bnbrow@wm.edu or 757-221-3014 with any questions.

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Important Dates

  • March 25, 2019: Application deadline
  • April 8, 2019: Scholarship winner notified by email